Travelodge Rooms are Your "Enjoy the Weather While it Lasts" Deal of the Day

For those of you that enjoy travelling around the land and staying in the cheapest accommodation, today is one of those days that you write about excitedly in your diaries. Read More >>

12 Best iPhone 5 Cases to Defend Your Fragile Phone

When the iPhone 5 was released some of us were quite vocal about not needing a case for it, two months later, however, we were proved very wrong. If you live in constant fear that your iPhone will end its life looking like it's been dragged along a gravel path, then fear no longer -- here are twelve of the best iPhone 5 cases for your precious pocket pal. Read More >>

A Bluetooth Adapter Is Your "Screw Apple and Its New Lightning Connector" Deal of the Day

It's a cry that's all too familiar to us around here. 'Hey guys, I've got an Apple speaker system/docking unit, but I don't have an Apple phone/gadget any more, because I hate them. As a result, I have lost my groove. What am I going to do?' Read More >>

Apparently People Hated the iPhone 5 the Most

Here's an interesting look into phone launches. We Are Social took the barrage of tweets, blog posts and scuttlebutt across various forums and mined it to see which new phone got the most hate on its launch. Amazingly Apple's iPhone 5 got way more hate than even Samsung's disappointingly plastic Galaxy S4, or the frankly boring, BlackBerry Z10. Read More >>

Which Smartphone Has the Best Battery Life? (Summer 2013 Edition)

We've said it once, and we're gonna say it again: battery life is the only stat that matters any more. Sadly, it's also one of the hardest to nail down in a decent, objective manner. Nonetheless, we corralled together a Russian oligarch's wishlist of handsets, and put them to the test. Read More >>

Which? Magazine: The iPhone 5 is the Slowest Smartphone of Them All

The testing gurus over at Which? have right royally sunk their teeth into the iPhone 5. They tested the seven most popular smartphones in Britain and found the iPhone 5 severely wanting. Read More >>

Leaked iPhone 5S Prototype Is Pretty Much Everything You'd Expect

The real giveaway that this is not, in fact, just a modified version of the A6 chip that the current iPhone 5 packs is the new model number, APL0698. According to MacRumors: Read More >>

How to Get iOS 7 Without a Developer Account or UDID, Right Now

The beta of iOS 7 has been out in the world for a whole week and a bit now; the catch is that you're meant to have a paid-for developer account to install it. This being the internet, though, some intrepid people have found a way round that little bugbear. Read More >>

A Notebook Perfectly Sized to Hug Your iPhone 5

You can have every last note-taking, scrapbooking, idea-saving app installed on your iPhone 5, but it still won't replace the usefulness of always having a pen and paper handy. And ensuring that at least half of that duo is readily available, the Idealnotes are soft-covered Moleskine knock-offs designed to live with your iPhone 5 in perfect harmony. Read More >>

An iPhone 5 Cable That Never Tangles and Doubles as a Stand

Upgrade your iPhone 5's default sync cable with the thicker, posable Trunk and you'll never spend another second of your life untangling that web of knots that magically appears in your pocket. Read More >>

DODOnotes iPhone Notebooks: Sometimes Nothing Beats a Pen and Paper

The whole hip pocket notebook fad is getting a little tired, but DODOcase—the makers of some gorgeous premium cases for the iPhone, iPad, and other devices—might have just revived it with its new DODOnotes iPhone-friendly notebooks. Read More >>

Apple Patent Would Turn Your Friends' iPhones Into a Lighting Kit

If you've ever been on the set of a professional photography shoot, you'll notice the photographer doesn't just rely on a single camera-mounted flash. Instead, they use a series of strategically positioned flashes, all tethered together so they function as one, precisely controlling where and how much light is hitting the subject. And that approach is very similar to a patent Apple originally filed back in 2011 that could dramatically improve your iPhone's photography prowess. Read More >>

Now Is a Really Bad Time to Buy a New Phone

Just like it's a really terrible time to buy a new laptop, it's also a really crappy time to sink hundreds of pounds and possibly years of your life into a new phone. So wait, trust me, it'll be better all round. Read More >>

The Lumia 928 Has the Best Low-Light Camera (According to Nokia, Anyway)

After confirming the existence of the fabled Lumia 928 in an advert yesterday, it's decided to show you what its latest flagship can do, pitting it in a low-light fight with the iPhone 5 and Galaxy SIII... totally unbiased, of course. Read More >>

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Watching a Brand New Samsung Galaxy S4 Hit the Deck and Bounce Is Proper Car-Crash TV

What's the best thing you can do with your shiny new gadget? Slam it on the floor and watch it bounce in slow motion, of course. It sure makes for some morbid watching. How does the incredibly repairable Samsung Galaxy S4 stand up against the best of the rest? It's not pretty. Read More >>

Samsung's Galaxy S4 Camera Versus the Competition

Last month, we tested the best smartphone cameras out there and declared the HTC One's ultrapixel camera the master of all. Now it's time to see how the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Sony Xperia Z measure up. Read More >>


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